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Comments about the soundtrack for The Kingdom (Danny Elfman)

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Enthic Representation
• Posted by: sajrocks   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Sunday, April 15, 2012, at 5:17 p.m.
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• Now Playing: The Kindgom - Titles

Appreciate Elfman's low-key, experimental approach to capture the Mideast vibe, eschewing cliche, but in regards to this review's comment that there is no ethnic representation in the score, I do hear an oud in tracks like "Titles" and "To The Prince's", and portions of the intricate, lopsided synth rhythms are decidedly Arabic.



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